Gallery Openings and Events

Hole in the Sky Presents Last Rites – Dark Art Showcase and Deathrock/Gothrock

Courtesy of Hole in the Sky.

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Event: Saturday, April 27 from 7am to Sunday, April 28 at 1am
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Hole in the Sky is hosting a Dark Art Show from 7-10 and then turning the space into a Death Rock/Goth Rock danceathon. The event will end around 1:00am. If you are into Deathrock and Gothrock please dress to impress. If that is not your style then please at least try to wear black or something punk looking for the event to keep within theme. No one will be turned away however.

If you would like to show your “dark-spooky-creepy-gothic” art please email hits.dc@gmail.com with a maximum of 3 works of art. We are focusing on 2D art including photography but some sculptures might work. Will hang the work Friday 4/26. Please provide in the email your images, dimensions, medium, name, email and price your listing. In the subject line please write “LAST RITES”. Works can be picked up the next day or through the following week.

The party will feature Deathrock, Gothrock and some Dark Wave from the following DJs. Focus on guitar based rock bands.

  • DJ Javier a former regular at DC’s Midnight Goth Club
  • DJ Spookster a regular DJ at DC’s Dark and Stormy
  • DJ FIX a former regular at DC’s Bound, and Midnight

Music could include bands such as: Clan of Xymox, Virgin Prunes, London After Midnight, Sisters of Mercy, Alien Sex Fiend, She Wants Revenge, Cinema Strange, Tragic Black, Christian Death and so on.

Suggested donation is $5. This is a BYOB event and a safe environment respecting all genders, races and sexualities. Come as you are.

Hole in the Sky DC is located at 2110 5th Street NE #2. (Enter thru the alley between V st. & W st.). For more information visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/283215422605839/